Sunday, Jul 14, 2024 | Last Update : 06:47 PM IST

Jharkhand Page-2

Jharkhand: 4 members of 3 families murdered over suspicion of witchcraft

According to locals, 10-12 people came with their faces covered between 1 and 3 am, dragged victims out of their houses and killed them.

21 Jul 2019 3:10 PM

After furore, court drops Quran copy distribution condition for bail to Ranchi woman

The woman had denied doing anything wrong and expressed her dissatisfaction over the court's directive.

17 Jul 2019 9:21 PM

Out on bail in murder case, man beheads 2 children in Jharkhand

The torsos of the two children were handed over to their families after post-mortem examination.

13 Jul 2019 11:23 AM

Memorandum submitted to Prez Kovind against Jharkhand lynching

The Morcha has demanded stringent action against the culprits and also demanded that attacks on Muslims should be stopped.

06 Jul 2019 2:57 PM

Trinamool Congress asks centre to go slow on simultaneous polls

TMC MP Derek O'Brien urged the government to discuss 'One Nation, One Election' with experts.

03 Jul 2019 8:01 PM


Why is BJP allowing crimes of communal frenzy and casteism, asks Mayawati

Her reaction came after alleged lynching of Tabrez Ansari in BJP-governed Jharkhand and some similar incidents in recent past.

27 Jun 2019 5:31 PM

‘Not killed in mob lynching’: Family members on reports of Tabrez’s father death

Tabrez Ansari was attacked by a mob in Kharsawan district of Jharkhand on the suspicion of theft on June 18.

27 Jun 2019 10:03 AM

Jharkhand mob lynching incident a 'blot on humanity': Rahul Gandhi

Tabrez's family has alleged that the attack was communal and that he was made to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' and 'Jai Hanuman'.

26 Jun 2019 9:14 AM

121 cases of mob violence since 2015; 66 per cent cases in BJP ruled states: Data

Over the last decade, in total 297 incidents of hate crimes have taken place in the country in which 98 people have been killed.

25 Jun 2019 12:47 PM

6 dead, 43 injured as bus falls into gorge in Jharkhand

The bus was heading to Garhwa, about 140 km from state capital Ranchi, from Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh, SP said.

25 Jun 2019 9:58 AM


Jharkhand mob killing: Five arrested, two police officers suspended

The police is searching for at least one more person accused of beating the 24-year-old.

24 Jun 2019 5:17 PM

Trend to politicise such incidents is wrong: J'khand minister on mob lynching

The minister's comments came after AIMIM MP Asaduddin Owaisi alleged that BJP and RSS have increased a sense of hatred against Muslims.

24 Jun 2019 3:26 PM

J'khand man beaten, forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram' dies, police forms SIT

He was admitted to Sadar hospital on Sunday morning and then referred to Tata Main Hospital, Jamshedpur.

24 Jun 2019 8:34 AM

Couple stripped, forced to parade naked by locals in Jharkhand’s Dumka

Victims have been given proper protection and the accused have been sent to jail under POCSO act, police said.

21 Jun 2019 12:09 PM

3 officers, 2 jawans shot dead by Naxals in Jharkhand

Three INSAS rifles and two pistols were also looted from the security forces during the attack.

15 Jun 2019 1:57 PM


65-year man dies of starvation in Jharkhand

‘We do not even have enough resources to complete his last rites,’ the man’s daughter said.

07 Jun 2019 7:26 PM

Watch: Man thrashed in Jamshedpur for posing as ACB officer, FIR filed

According to police, in order to make money, the man used to conduct fake raids at several places, including liquor shops.

08 May 2019 12:22 PM

Economist Jean Dreze detained, later released by Jharkhand police

Dreze and his associates were reportedly holding a meeting without permission from district authorities.

29 Mar 2019 8:23 AM

Jharkhand farmers to get Rs 5000 per acre for Kharif crops

At the cost of Rs 2,250 crore, the scheme would cover 22.76 lakh small and medium scale farmers in the state.

22 Dec 2018 2:29 PM

Lalu Prasad Yadav discharged from hospital

Yadav is undergoing treatment for heart-related problems at the aforementioned heart institute.

26 Aug 2018 2:32 AM